Recent Submissions

  • The extensive margin and US aggregate fluctuations: a quantitative assessment 

    Casares Polo, Miguel Upna; Khan, Hashmat; Poutineau, Jean-Christophe (Elsevier, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
    We report empirical evidence indicating that US net business formation has recently turned more volatile, procyclical and persistent. To study these stylized facts, we estimate a DSGE model with endogenous entry and exit. ...
  • Do wealth levels affect the contribution to negative externalities? 

    Benito Ostolaza, Juan Miguel Upna; Ezcurra Orayen, Roberto Upna; Osés Eraso, Nuria Upna (Elsevier, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
    This paper experimentally explores the link between poverty and decisions that lead environmental degradation. In the experiment, individuals with different wealth levels play a game that describes environmental degradation ...
  • Cambio climático, riesgo de inundación y medidas de adaptación: retos en la valoración de daños y evaluación de medidas 

    Martínez Juárez, Pablo; Foudi, Sébastien; Galarraga, Ibon; Osés Eraso, Nuria Upna; Cerdá, Emilio (Gobierno Vasco, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Las inundaciones suponen un importante riesgo para el bienestar de las personas por el gran impacto que causan. Por ello, distintas instituciones han emprendido planes para la mejora de sistemas de alerta y prevención, ...
  • Manipulative agendas in four-candidate elections 

    Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna; Dimitrov, Dinko (Elsevier, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
    We consider a setting where it is known for an electorate what probability a given candidate has of beating another in a pairwise ballot. An agenda assigns candidates to the leaves of a binary tree and is called manipulative ...
  • Fair elimination-type competitions 

    Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna; Dimitrov, Dinko (Elsevier, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
    We study the impact of two basic principles of fairness on the structure of elimination-type competitions and perform our analysis by focusing on sports competitions. The first principle states that stronger players should ...
  • Participation in and provision of public goods: Does granularity matter? 

    Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna; Benito Ostolaza, Juan Miguel Upna; Osés Eraso, Nuria Upna (Springer, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
    We use public goods games to experimentally investigate the effect of granularity (i.e., the degree of divisibility of the space of feasible contribution options) on participation (whether individuals contribute or not to ...
  • The role of ethnic characteristics in the effect of income shocks on African conflict 

    Manotas Hidalgo, Beatriz Upna; Pérez Sebastián, Fidel; Campo-Bescós, Miguel Upna (Elsevier, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua
    This paper disentangles the ethnic drivers of the effect of food-related income shocks on African conflict employing geo-localized information. We consider diversity and political ethnic variables and several conflict ...
  • Nuclear engineering and technology transfer: the Spanish strategies to deal with US, French and German nuclear manufacturers, 1955–1985 

    Torre Campo, Joseba de la Upna; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna; Sánchez Sánchez, Esther M.; Sanz Lafuente, María Gloria Upna (Routledge, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    We analysed the process of construction and connection to the electrical grid of four Spanish nuclear power plants with different financial and technological foreign partners: those of Zorita (PWR by Westinghouse), Garoña ...
  • Reversible privatisation. Conflict, bricolage, and the sale of common lands in the Spanish province of Navarre, 1808-1860 

    Lana Berasain, José Miguel Upna (Cambridge University Press, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    The privatisation of communal assets tends to be presented as an irreversible linear movement that was driven from above. Based on a case study (Navarre, nineteenth century), this article seeks to give greater prominence ...
  • Provision of public health services and sustainable development: evidence for 12 emerging countries 

    Bajo Rubio, Óscar Upna; Gómez Gómez-Plana, Antonio Upna (MDPI, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    In this paper, we quantify the effects of an increase in the public provision of health services in a set of 12 emerging economies (i.e., Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, India, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Morocco, Peru, Russia, ...
  • Dynamic interactions between oil price and exchange rate 

    Castro Rozo, César Augusto; Jiménez Rodríguez, Rebeca (Public Library of Science, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    This paper contributes to better understand the dynamic interactions between effective exchange rate (EER) and oil price for an oil-importing country like the U.S. by considering a Time-Varying Parameter VAR model with the ...
  • Tailoring integrated care services for high-risk patients with multiple chronic conditions: a risk stratification approach using cluster analysis 

    Bretos Azcona, Pablo Evaristo; Sánchez Iriso, Eduardo Upna; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna (BioMed Central, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Background: The purpose of this study was to produce a risk stratification within a population of high-risk patients with multiple chronic conditions who are currently treated under a case management program and to explore ...
  • Is there a link between globalisation and civil conflict? 

    Ezcurra Orayen, Roberto Upna; Manotas Hidalgo, Beatriz Upna (Wiley, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    This paper investigates the empirical relationship between globalisation and civil conflict in a sample of 159 countries over the period 1972–2009. To that end, we use a measure of globalisation that distinguishes the ...
  • Los niveles de vida en la España del siglo XVIII 

    García Montero, Héctor Upna (Ediciones Universidad de Salamanca, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    El trabajo plantea un estado de la cuestión sobre la bibliografía que ha abordado el estudio de los niveles de vida en la España del siglo XVIII. Al mismo tiempo se sugieren posibles vías de investigación para el futuro. ...
  • Cooling water: a source of conflict in Spain, 1970-1980 

    Sesma Martín, Diego Upna (MDPI, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Water resources are limited and uneven in space and time. Competition for the use of the resource can lead to conflicts between water users. Besides its use for irrigation and agriculture, water is an essential input in ...
  • Head-to-head comparison between the EQ-5D-5L and the EQ-5D-3L in general population health surveys 

    Martí Pastor, Marc; Pont, Angels; Ávila, Mónica; Garin, Olatz; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna (BioMed Central, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Background: The EQ-5D has been frequently used in national health surveys. This study is a head-to-head comparison to assess how expanding the number of levels from three (EQ-5D-3L) to five in the new EQ-5D-5L version has ...
  • Efficiency in European football teams using WindowDEA: analysis and evolution 

    García Cebrián, Lucía Isabel; Zambom Ferraresi, Fabíola Upna; Lera López, Fernando Upna (Emerald, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to analyze efficiency and its evolution in teams that played in the UEFA Champions League during nine seasons. The aim is to present a research procedure for determining the most ...
  • Spanish wines in the US market: what attributes do US consumers look for in Spanish wines? 

    Areta, Álvaro; Bardají de Azcárate, Isabel; Iraizoz Apezteguia, Belén Upna (Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    This paper analysed the impact of different attributes in Spanish quality wines on United States (US) demand behaviour. A hedonic price model was estimated in order to assess the values that US consumers give Spanish wines. ...
  • Risk attitudes in medical decisions for others: an experimental approach 

    Arrieta, Alejandro; García Prado, Ariadna Upna; González, Paula; Pinto Prades, José Luis (Wiley, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    The aim of this paper is to investigate how risk attitudes in medical decisions for others vary across health contexts. A lab experiment was designed to elicit the risk attitudes of 257 medical and nonmedical students by ...
  • Differences in formal and informal sports participation at regional level in England 

    Kokolakakis, Themis; Castellanos García, Pablo; Lera López, Fernando Upna (Routledge, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    The aim of the article is to provide a regional approach to analyse sports participation in two different contexts: organised/formal versus non-organised/informal participation, using Sport England’s Active People Survey ...

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